Bedford Primary School

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Year 5

Welcome to Year 5!


Our Year 5 staff:


Mr McCormick – Class Teacher

Miss Duffy – Class Teacher

Mrs Ward – Teaching Assistant



Please come and see us with any queries and let us know if we can support you in any way. 



What we expect in year 5:


  • Children to be reading a variety of different text types (newspapers, instructions, recipes, non-fiction text etc) for at least 10 minutes everyday. Parents need to sign in Reading records.
  • Children to have their book bag in school EVERYDAY
  • Children to practice their times tables most days
  • Children will be given spellings on Monday to practice at home.  Spelling books need to be returned on a Friday ready for their spelling test. 
  • Chiildren to practice Bedford Handwriting at home
  • Children to have a Bedford PE kit in school at all times (Indoor - plain white T-shirt, blue or black shorts and pumps - outdoor - black sweatshirt, black/navy blue jogging bottoms, old trainers)
  • Children to bring their water bottles filled every morning and take it home every evening

Year 5 Long Term Plan

Parents Information Guide